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If you don't take the first picture, you won't take the good picture.
Richard Kalvar
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2006
Sophia Loren turns 72
Tuesday, Sep. 19, 2006
U.S. troops land in Haiti 1994
Monday, Sep. 18, 2006
Castro in New York
Friday, Sep. 15, 2006
Mexican Independence Day
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Interactive Essays
September 11In the Wake of Katrina
September 11
by Magnum Photographers

Many have seen the images of the collision, the burning towers, the fall and the rubble. Most of us remember exactly where we were and what we were doing on September 11, 2001 when New York was attacked. Eight Magnum Photographers were there at what later became known as ground zero. In this story they give their eyewitness accounts of the attack and their perspectives on the consequences, five years later.

In the Wake of Katrina
by Larry Towell

Between September 3-11, 2005, Magnum photographer Larry Towell and Mississippi novelist Ace Atkins set out to document the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina—the worst natural disaster in US history. Driving from Bayou La Bartre, Ala. to Grand Isle, La., they encountered the victims of the storm and the horrible imprint it had left behind. This is what they witnessed in the wake of Katrina.

Magnum in Motion Video Podcasts
Book of the Week: <i>Hellas</i>
Book of the Week: Hellas
by Herbert List
Herbert List, who died in 1975, changed the scope of photography with his dramatic still lifes and avant-garde composition. His artfully conceived romantic photographs of Greece are the subject of this book, published by Schirmer/Mosel in 1993.
Zoom In: Unmarried and Single Americans Week
Zoom In: Unmarried and Single Americans Week
by Magnum Photographers
This is Unmarried and Single Americans Week, which was started in the 1980s.

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